Refine Search

An Outdoor View: A little mercury with your fish?

ANACORTES, WASHINGTON -- While visiting relatives in the Evergreen State, I got to wondering whether it's safe to eat the fish caught...
State actions destroyed profitable fisheries

...state allowed two oil tankers a day to each dump ten-million gallons of ballast water taken from Los Angeles, Honolulu, Anacortes, Japanese and Korean boat harbors. Oil tankers have to take on ballast water to run in the open ocean otherwise they will...
A letter to my grandchildren

...didn't appreciate it at the time, but we could camp, build campfires and dig clams on almost any island within range of Anacortes, where we launched the boat. Not once did we have to share a beach with another camper, clammer or beachcomber.We didn't...
Business Briefs

...double-hull tanker to serve its refineries in Nikiski, Anacortes, Wash., and Kapolei, Hawaii. While the HMI Cape Lookout...Nikiski and moving Alaska North Slope crude from Valdez to Anacortes. The 46,000-ton HMI Cape Lookout Shoals, one of Hvide...
Frederick Rector

...survived by his wife, Dolores Rector; sons, Troy Rector of Columbus, Neb., his daughter Sarah and her baby Talon, of Anacortes, Wash., and son Jacob of Bellingham, Wash., and Earl and Delta Rector of Omaha, Neb., their daughter Vanessa and...
Humbling trees

...still amaze me when I visit Washington state, where I was born and raised. As I write this, I'm in my son's house in Anacortes, looking out a window at towering fir and cedar trees, vastly different from the trees of the Kenai Peninsula lowlands...
New community ferry down for repairs

...shortly after departing Ketchikan on Monday and the vessel returned to port. The vessel's builder, Dakota Creek Shipyards of Anacortes, Wash., was delivering the filters to Ketchikan and the ship was expected to return to service sometime Thursday, said...
Sports Brief: Kenai, SoHi girls win; Kenai boys lose

...the semis. Sumner blew past Sitka 56-31. That game will tip at 7:30 p.m. The Kenai boys suffered a 56-40 loss to Anacortes, Wash. The Kardinals today play the loser of the Petersburg-Ketchikan game, which was played late Monday night. That...
Sports Brief: KCHS, SoHI girls lose in semifinals Ken Felchle said his squad logged a solid defensive effort after struggling a night earlier in a 56-40 loss against Anacortes (Wash.). "It was a much better team effort," Felchle said. -- Staff report Tuesday boys Kardinals 54, Vikings 49...
Sports Briefs

...well against a quality opponent." The Kardinals defeated Petersburg 54-49 Tuesday after losing a first-round game to Anacortes (Wash.) 56-40 Monday. In girls action, Kenai Central and Soldotna square off at 2 p.m. today in a game four third...


  • 150 Trading Bay Rd, Kenai, AK 99611
  • Switchboard: 907-283-7551
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-283-3584
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Business Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-335-1257
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback